Capt. Lou Albano and Cyndi Lauper
Some will remember him for his exploits in the ring, but he found a whole new audience via MTV in the early 1980s when the music network put into heavy rotation a video pairing Albano with that gal with the multicolored hair, Cyndi Lauper.
Watch the video for "Girls Just Want to Have Fun" here.
And here is a Times article from 1984 explaining how Lauper lived Capt. Lou's PEG Principle, for Politeness, Etiquette and Grooming.
-- Claire Noland
Photo: Capt. Lou Albano in all his professional wrestling glory. Credit: Associated Press